The BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty ended gain for the Second day as the global market extended the rally. The Sensex climbed 401.71 points or 1.6 percent at 25719.58 and The Nifty gained 130.35 points or 1.7 percent at 7818.60. Led by up in Banking, Metals, and Auto Stocks. About 1975 shares advanced, 718 shares declined and 108 shares were unchanged.
Hindalco, Vedanta, NTPC, Tata Steel and Tata Motors were top gainers in the Sensex. Among the losers were Sun Pharma and GAIL.
Today, Infosys climbed 3.74 percent to hit its intraday high of Rs 1,099 on BSE. TCS, on the other hand, rose 1.3 percent to hit its day’s high of Rs 2,575 on the exchange.